Helen Ficalora Giveaway!

I have loved Helen Ficalora’s delicate jewelry for almost a decade now. Her signature designs inspire beauty, love, peace, and for me….MOTHERHOOD. I wear my children’s initials in the disk charms, my birthstone, and my lucky number every day on a delicate chain. […]

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Get out of your own way

Sometimes I don’t feel like I have enough patience. I don’t feel like reminding my children a half a dozen times to do something. I don’t feel like cleaning up the living room for the tenth time this week. I […]

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Advice for my daughter

On International Women’s Day I think of my daughter and this is my advice to her… Make the decision to be different. Use your unique qualities to inspire others rather than compete with them. Don’t imitate, choose your own passion. […]

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Little love for our classmates

The kids and I worked on creating simple and sweet valentines for their friends and classmates! One had to be “candy-free” because of school policy so we decided to do a fun Valentie offering a cute saying and gift! The other […]

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A parent’s love

It’s funny how even in the adult years a mother still wants to protect their child. As parents, we have hopes, dreams, opinions, and concerns for our children that are no different when they become adults. I understand that, in fact, I […]

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Simple Halloween Craft

With Halloween quickly approaching the kids and I wanted to create a simple and spooky gift idea for teachers and friends.  It’s a fun and easy to do craft. Especially if your little trick-or-treaters are as excited and busy as mine! […]

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Project Undercover “A Taste of Summer.”

For those of you who have never heard of Project Undercover prepare to be amazed. In the state of Rhode Island alone over 45,000 children don’t have access to clean, new underwear, socks and diapers. Project undercover provides these bare […]

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Kona Ice

Before yesterday I had never heard of or seen a Kona Ice truck. Wow, was I missing something! It was a good day to be a kid yesterday. The Kona Ice truck stopped by my son’s first swim meet and […]

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